World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 Twee-Cap

Oct. 25, 2016

About the author: Michael Meyer is associate editor for W&WD. Meyer can be reached at [email protected] or 847.954.7940. Lauren Baltas is assistant editor for W&WD. Baltas can be reached at [email protected] or 847.391.1019.


The World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 was presented by the International Water Assn. (IWA) Oct. 9 to 14 in Brisbane, Australia. More than 5,000 water industry professionals from more than 100 countries attended the gathering, where the IWA launched a number of initiatives designed to help combat water loss and raise awareness of water scarcity and inequality. Attendees discussed industry-wide trends and learned about progressive water-saving technology, and the IWA presented its Project Innovation Awards to utilities from China, Australia and South Africa.

Here is a quick video look at the conference, courtesy of the IWA.

Attendees and participants took to Twitter to share their experiences at the conference.

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